Cathedrale Saint-Pierre, Rabat

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Protruding from the city's skyline, Cathedrale Saint-Pierre captures the eyes of passers-by with its imposing white towers and art deco exterior. A French architect designed the cathedral, which today serves as the seat of the Archdiocese of Rabat, in early 1920s. The interior features a harmonious mixture of Roman Catholic church furnishings, stained-glass windows, religious statues, and traditional Moroccan ornamentation. Mass is held regularly every other day, and if you are lucky, you might catch a performance of an African choir. Arrange to visit Cathedrale Saint-Pierre and other attractions in Rabat using our Rabat online road trip planner.
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  • Cath├ędrale Saint-Pierre is located on Place Al-Joulane in Rabat. This beautiful pristine white building was built in the early 1900s. It was designed by Adrien Laforgue. It was inaugurated by Hubert.....  more »
  • Cathedrals are rare in Muslim countries, of course, and that makes this one of interest by itself. But it's also an Art Deco concrete cathedral. So, if you are interested in Deco, it's a must see...  more »

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